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Reva Launching Two New Electric Cars at Frankfurt

Bangalore-based company has charge by phone coming?

by on Sep.08, 2009


"The customer just has to telephone SMS REVA for an instant remote recharge."

Reva Electric Car Company (REVA) will be unveiling two new M1 classified electric cars at the 63rd Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA).

The NXR is a four-seat, three-door hatchback that is claims is suitable for urban driving.  It can be ordered at the show, with production scheduled to for the beginning of 2010.

The show car, dubbed NXG is a sporty two-seater with a targa roof that was created DC Design. It’s due in 2011.

The company will also introduce “REVive,” a technology that addresses “range anxiety” and acts like an “invisible reserve fuel tank.” The customer just has to telephone SMS REVA for an instant remote recharge should they run out of charge. Both the NXR and the NXG will feature the REVive telematics technology. No further details are available at this time.

Fully Charged!

Fully Charged!

Prices will also be revealed at the IAA.

REVA’s new website,, will go live at the time of the vehicle launches in Frankfurt and customers can register on the priority list for the new cars on-line.